Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Consider the following pairs:

River                 Location of origin

1. Kaveri:           Brahmagiri hills

2. Narmada:      Amarkantak plateau

3. Godavari:     Mahabaleshwar

4. Krishna:         Nasik

Which of the pairs given above are correctly matched?

Q2

Consider the following statements:

1.  Seven countries have a common border with India.

2.  The Standard Meridian of India is 82°30'E.

3.  India accounts for not less than 4 per cent of the total geographical area of the world.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct/

Q3

Consider the following statements:

1. The Mahi is an interstate west flowing rivers of India.

2. The Luni is an example of the ephemeral river system.

3. The Mandovi River falls in the Vemobanad Lake.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q4

With reference to the evolution of the atmosphere, consider the following statements:

1. The atmospheric composition achieved its final form before the evolution of a living organism.

2. The dissolution of Carbon dioxide in rainwater helped bring down the temperature of the earth's atmosphere.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q5

Consider the following pairs:

1. Nagarjun Sagar Dam:    Krishna River

2. Sriram Sagar Dam:      Godavari River

3. Sardar Sarovar Dam:    Tapi River

4. Hirakund Dam:          Mahanadi River

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

Q6

Consider the following statements:

1. Tsunamis are earthquakes that occur under the seafloor.

2. The intensity scale takes into account the visible damage caused by an earthquake.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct.

Q7

In India, which one of the following regions is an example of Flood Basalt Province?

Q8

Consider the following statements:

1. A subduction zone is a place where the sinking of a plate occurs.

2. Convergence cannot occur between an oceanic and continental plate.

3. The Mid-Atlantic Ridge is created due to convergent boundaries.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q9

Consider the following pairs

  1. Lapoliths - Variety of igneous intrusion with a saucer shape
  2. Laccoliths - A large body of magnetic material that cools in the deeper depth 
  3. Phacolith - A lens-shaped mass of igneous rock 
  4. Batholiths - Large dome-shaped intrusive bodies with pipe-like conduit from below

Which of the pairs given above is/are not correct?

 

Q10

What is the correct sequence of occurrence of the following Hills in North Eastern India as one proceeds from West to East?

  1. Dafla Hills
  2. Garo Hills
  3. Naga Hills 
  4. Khasi Hills

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

Q11

Consider the following statements

  1. Sedimentary rocks known as primary rocks.
  2. Igneous rocks are classified based on texture.
  3. An arrangement of minerals and grains in metamorphic rocks is called foliation.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

 

Q12

Which of the following factors control the formation of soils?

  1. Parent material
  2. Topography
  3. Climate 
  4. Biological activity
  5. Time

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

Q13

Stalactites and stalagmites are depositional landforms of 

 

Q14

Consider the following statement about the Earthquake waves

  1. When the body waves interact with the surface rocks it generates a new set of waves called surface waves.
  2. The velocity of waves changes as they travel through materials with different densities.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

 

Q15

Consider the following statement about the Earthquake waves

  1. When the body waves interact with the surface rocks it generates a new set of waves called surface waves.
  2. The velocity of waves changes as they travel through materials with different densities.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

 

Q16

What is the correct sequence of occurrence of the following Himalayan range as one proceeds from south to north?

  1. Karakoram Range
  2. Pirpanjal Range
  3. Zaskar Range
  4. Shivalik Range
  5. Ladakh Range

Select the correct answer using the option given below

 

Q17

Which of the following landforms formed due to glaciation? 

  1. Cirque
  2. Moraines
  3. Barkhan
  4. Bergschrund

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

Q18

The correct sequence of the west-flowing rivers in peninsular India from north to south is.

Q19

The point of origin of an earthquake is known as

 

Q20

 Consider the following pairs

   Process                 Driving Force/Energy

  1. Weathering            - Molecular Stress
  2. Mass Movements  - Kinetic Energy
  3. Erosion                  - Gravitational force

Which of the pairs given above is/are correct?

 

Q1.

Consider the following pairs:

River                 Location of origin

1. Kaveri:           Brahmagiri hills

2. Narmada:      Amarkantak plateau

3. Godavari:     Mahabaleshwar

4. Krishna:         Nasik

Which of the pairs given above are correctly matched?

a) 1, 2 and 3 only
b) 2 and 4 only
c) 3 and 4 only
d) 1 and 2 only
Q2.

Consider the following statements:

1.  Seven countries have a common border with India.

2.  The Standard Meridian of India is 82°30'E.

3.  India accounts for not less than 4 per cent of the total geographical area of the world.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct/

a) 2 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q3.

Consider the following statements:

1. The Mahi is an interstate west flowing rivers of India.

2. The Luni is an example of the ephemeral river system.

3. The Mandovi River falls in the Vemobanad Lake.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 3 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q4.

With reference to the evolution of the atmosphere, consider the following statements:

1. The atmospheric composition achieved its final form before the evolution of a living organism.

2. The dissolution of Carbon dioxide in rainwater helped bring down the temperature of the earth's atmosphere.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q5.

Consider the following pairs:

1. Nagarjun Sagar Dam:    Krishna River

2. Sriram Sagar Dam:      Godavari River

3. Sardar Sarovar Dam:    Tapi River

4. Hirakund Dam:          Mahanadi River

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

a) 3 and 4 only
b) 1, 2 and 3 only
c) 1, 2 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q6.

Consider the following statements:

1. Tsunamis are earthquakes that occur under the seafloor.

2. The intensity scale takes into account the visible damage caused by an earthquake.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct.

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q7.

In India, which one of the following regions is an example of Flood Basalt Province?

a) The Cauvery Basin
b) The Deccan Traps
c) The Ladakh cold desert
d) The Meghalaya Plateau
Q8.

Consider the following statements:

1. A subduction zone is a place where the sinking of a plate occurs.

2. Convergence cannot occur between an oceanic and continental plate.

3. The Mid-Atlantic Ridge is created due to convergent boundaries.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 2 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q9.

Consider the following pairs

  1. Lapoliths - Variety of igneous intrusion with a saucer shape
  2. Laccoliths - A large body of magnetic material that cools in the deeper depth 
  3. Phacolith - A lens-shaped mass of igneous rock 
  4. Batholiths - Large dome-shaped intrusive bodies with pipe-like conduit from below

Which of the pairs given above is/are not correct?

 

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 2 and 4 only
d) 3 and 4 only
Q10.

What is the correct sequence of occurrence of the following Hills in North Eastern India as one proceeds from West to East?

  1. Dafla Hills
  2. Garo Hills
  3. Naga Hills 
  4. Khasi Hills

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

a) 2-4-1-3
b) 2-4-3-1
c) 3-4-1-2
d) 4-3-1-2
Q11.

Consider the following statements

  1. Sedimentary rocks known as primary rocks.
  2. Igneous rocks are classified based on texture.
  3. An arrangement of minerals and grains in metamorphic rocks is called foliation.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 2 and 3 only
Q12.

Which of the following factors control the formation of soils?

  1. Parent material
  2. Topography
  3. Climate 
  4. Biological activity
  5. Time

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

a) 1, 2 and 4 only
b) 2, 3, 4 and 5 only
c) 1, 3, 4 and 5 only
d) 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5
Q13.

Stalactites and stalagmites are depositional landforms of 

 

a) Running Water
b) Glaciers
c) Ground Water
d) Winds
Q14.

Consider the following statement about the Earthquake waves

  1. When the body waves interact with the surface rocks it generates a new set of waves called surface waves.
  2. The velocity of waves changes as they travel through materials with different densities.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q15.

Consider the following statement about the Earthquake waves

  1. When the body waves interact with the surface rocks it generates a new set of waves called surface waves.
  2. The velocity of waves changes as they travel through materials with different densities.

Which of the statement given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q16.

What is the correct sequence of occurrence of the following Himalayan range as one proceeds from south to north?

  1. Karakoram Range
  2. Pirpanjal Range
  3. Zaskar Range
  4. Shivalik Range
  5. Ladakh Range

Select the correct answer using the option given below

 

a) 4-2-3-5-1
b) 4-3-2-5-1
c) 3-4-2-5-1
d) 3-2-4-5-1
Q17.

Which of the following landforms formed due to glaciation? 

  1. Cirque
  2. Moraines
  3. Barkhan
  4. Bergschrund

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

a) 1, 3 and 4 only
b) 2, 3 and 4 only
c) 1, 2 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q18.

The correct sequence of the west-flowing rivers in peninsular India from north to south is.

a) Sabarmati, Mahi, Kalinadi, Periyar, Bharathapuzha
b) Mahi, Sabarmati, Kalinadi, Periyar, Bharathapuzha
c) Sabarmati, Mahi, Kalinadi, Bharathapuzha, Periyar
d) Mahi, Sabarmati, Kalinadi, Bharathapuzha, Periyar
Q19.

The point of origin of an earthquake is known as

 

a) Tectonic point
b) Seismic focus
c) Plutonic point
d) Epicentre
Q20.

 Consider the following pairs

   Process                 Driving Force/Energy

  1. Weathering            - Molecular Stress
  2. Mass Movements  - Kinetic Energy
  3. Erosion                  - Gravitational force

Which of the pairs given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3